April News

Published: March 30, 2017

“Yesterday the twig was brown and bare; To-day the glint of green is there; Tomorrow will be leaflets spare; I know no things so wondrous fair, No miracle so strangely rare. I wonder what will next be there!”
~LH Bailey

Registration is open for our April children’s programs; Tickle Time for Babies birth to 24 mos., Rhyme Time for 2-6 yrs. and Story Time for 3-6 yrs. Drop In Story Time continues most Thursdays at 10:15 am for 2-6 yrs.
 
The Library is offering a 2nd Level French Course for Beginners PLUS!
Do you have children in French Immersion and want to have a better understanding of what they are learning? Travelling soon and need a refresher from your French in High School? Or perhaps you just want a new challenge! Sign up today for this fun class with lots of engaging activities. Thursdays, 6:30-8:00 pm, April 6-June 8. $200 for 10 weeks, includes workbook.
 
Seniors Corner @ the Library presents Gardening Joy with New Beginnings Greenhouse!
Join Kathy on this tour of edible flowers, sprouts & more, Tuesday, April 11, 1 pm.
No charge, but please call to register.
 
Sponsored by Leduc Wildlife Conservation Society, Let It Bee takes a look at our native bumblebees. Learn about the Great Canadian Bumblebee Count and get a free starter habitat kit.
Wednesday, April 12, 6:30 pm. No charge, but please call to register.
 
Author, Joan Marie Galat introduces the wonders of the night sky using storytelling to share ancient myths, interspersed with astronomy facts at Dot to Dot in the Sky!
Tuesday, April 18, 1 pm. $10/child for K to Gr. 6 students, though the whole family is welcome to attend. This event is open to the general public as well as our homeschoolers. Please call to register.

Celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday with a Wine Tasting Across Canada! 
Friday, April 21, 7 pm. $30/person incl. five tastings, education, great food & great fun!
Presented by Friends of the Library. Come out and support the Library!

Wildlife in the Rockies! Join us for this wonderful presentation with authors and naturalists, Ian Wilson & Jacinthe Lavoie of Banff.
No charge, but please call to register. Monday, April 24, 6:30 pm
 
Challenge your friends! Celebrate International Table Top Game Day @ the Library!
Saturday, Apr 29,12:30-3:30 pm. Join us for fun, treats & prizes! No charge, but please call to register.
 
Please note, the Beaumont Library will be closed in honour of Easter, Friday, April 14 to Monday, April 17, inclusive. Happy Easter to all.